DEPARTMENT OF PHILOSOPHYYear of Establishment: 1986
Scope: Philosophy nurtures clear and logical thinking which is an asset in a wide variety of fields like law, computer programming, management consultancy, the civil services, UPSC, GPSC, journalism, social work, strategic planning, policy making, defense, banking , teaching, novel writing, criticism, drama, poetry and film-making.
Faculty members: 02
Dr. (Ms) Kamladevi Kunkolienker, M.A., Ph.D (HOD) Email: kaamakhya_ k @rediffmail.com
Dr. (Ms) Anjali Mohan Rao, M.A., Ph.D Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Courses offered: Philosophy is offered at all three levels of the undergraduate course— Semester I - Semester VI. From Semeter I to IV the department offers Generic Elective (GE) and Skill Enhancement Courses (SEC) in addition to the core courses. At Semester V and VI from Philosophy (3 units) is offered in combination with Psychology / Political Science / Hindi / Konkani / Economics.
Infrastructure / Equipment / Laboratories / Staffroom / Miscellaneous: LCD Projector and a departmental library with around 100 books. Research Projects Undertaken: Completed : 03 (Minor) Forum: ‘Manthan’ Association of Philosophy Students.
Co-curricular / Extra Curricular Activities / Study Tours / Field Trips: The department conducts guest lectures, audio-visual presentation (curricular and co-curricular), workshops (curricular, co-curricular and extracurricular), seminars as well as study tours under the auspices of ‘Manthan’.